Mon, 11 Nov 2013 12:49:33 -0800
The Minnesota Twins are showing interest in free-agent C A.J. Pierzynski (Rangers). Pierzynski would be a good one-year stop gap option until C Josmil Pinto is ready for an everyday role.
Mon, 11 Nov 2013 09:32:52 -0800
Minnesota Twins C Josmil Pinto could be lined up to be the primary catcher next year with C Joe Mauer moving to first base.
Fantasy Tip: Pinto is a below average defensive catcher, which makes him a candidate for a platoon job behind the plate, but his stick has really come around the past few seasons. He might be useful in AL-only and two-catcher leagues if he sees enough PT next year.
Fri, 27 Sep 2013 21:48:31 -0700
Minnesota Twins C Josmil Pinto (hand) was hit by a pitch on the right hand in the game Friday, Sept. 27, against the Cleveland Indians. X-rays were negative, and he was diagnosed with a bruised hand. He is considered day-to-day.
Sat, 31 Aug 2013 13:36:05 -0700
The Minnesota Twins will call up C Josmil Pinto to replace 1B Justin Morneau on the 25-man roster. OF Alex Presley will be activated when rosters expand Sunday, Sept. 1.
Tue, 12 Mar 2013 10:59:41 -0700
The Minnesota Twins optioned SP Trevor May, RP Michael Tonkin, RP B.J. Hermsen, C Josmil Pinto and SS Danny Santana to Double-A New Britain Monday, March 11.
Tue, 20 Nov 2012 15:08:35 -0800
The Minnesota Twins added Ps Caleb Thielbar, B.J. Hermsen, Michael Tonkin and Kyle Gibson, OF Aaron Hicks, INF Danny Santana and C Josmil Pinto to their 40-man roster Tuesday, Nov. 20, in order to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft. The team also re-signed OF Brian Dinkelman to a minor league deal Tuesday.